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Wednesday, June 27, 2018


(“Eagerness” by Hussein Salim)

Elizabeth Gordon Gallery has new works by Hussein Salim.

Salim and his family left the Sudan as refugees and lived in various European countries before being offered a scholarship to study for his Masters Degree at the University of Pietermaritzburg, which he completed in 2007. Since then the family has settled in Pietermaritzburg, where Hussein works as a full-time artist and does part-time lecturing at the University.

During the years, he has gained enormously in popularity and is a much sought-after artist at Elizabeth Gordon Gallery where has had a few solo exhibitions, and also participated in their group shows.

The Elizabeth Gordon Gallery is situated at 120 Florida Road. For further information phone 031 303 8133, fax 031 303 8136, email: or visit